Product Development Engineer

Rise Technical Recruitment Limited
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Product Development Engineer

Maldon, Essex

£35,000 - £38,000 + 25 Days Holiday + Pension + Excellent Training + Progression Opportunities

Excellent role on offer for a Product Development Engineer looking for a role where you will be instrumental in the growth of this expanding, world leading business. You will work on technically interesting projects, have an extremely varied role whilst having the opportunity to be further developed to progress your career to become a technical expert.

Do you have experience with any of the following; metal and plastic materials, structural analysis, extrusion or fabrication? Do you have 3D design experience? Are you looking for a varied role where you will carry out the design, design for manufacture and working hands on carrying out the build of prototypes?

This long standing market leading company specialise in the design and manufacture of innovative products used within a range of sectors. They have just joined forces with a huge corporation who are looking to make this site their flag ship manufacturing facility and centre of excellence. They have just completed their site expansion and have installed 5 new production lines which has created 50 new jobs and an increase in their turnover by £10million. They have installed new automated machinery, carried out plant upgrades and upskilled their staff and are now looking to recruit a Product Development Engineer to take their products to the next level to ensure they maintain their competitive advantage.

This is a varied yet challenging role where you will ultimately be responsible for designing new products, improving existing designs, preparation of assembly drawings, preparation of detailed engineering drawings of parts and components, building of prototype products whilst identifying opportunities for design improvements.

This role would ideally suit an Product Development Engineer or a Design Engineer that is looking for a varied role whilst working for an expanding company that are going through an exciting transition where you will be at the forefront and therefore have the ability to implement changes and put your stamp on this role.

The Role:

* Product Development Engineer
* Design of new products and modification of existing products
* Preparation of assembly drawings
* Research and development
* Building Prototypes
* Overseeing the manufacture to specification
* £35,000 - £38,000 + 25 Days Holiday + Pension + Excellent Training + Progression

The Person:

* Product Development Engineer
* Must have experience of 3D Design - Ideally Solidworks however training can be provided
* Must have experience of Design in a manufacturing environment
* Hands on practical skills
* Must live a commutable distance to Maldon or serious about relocating to the surrounding area

Key Words: Product Development Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Consumer Products, Injection Moulding, Extrusion, Metal Fabrication, High Volume, Sheet Metal, Manufacturing Engineer, CAD, Design, Prototypes, Improvements, Aluminium Extrusion, Injection Moulding, Pressings, Castings, Welding, Solidworks, Inventor, 3D CAD, Structural Analysis, FEA, Research and Development, Product Engineer, Project Management, Maldon, Essex.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.